Curtis Mann is a 12-year veteran of the California wine industry. He began his career at ZD Wines. He later served as tasting room manager at Baldacci Family Vineyards, during which time it was cited as one of the six best places to visit in Napa Valley by the Wall Street Journal. After earning his MBA from UC Davis’ Graduate School of Management, he assumed a number of roles in the retail and restaurant industries buying and selling wine and beer.
Curtis has completed the prestigious Wine and Spirits Education Trust diploma and is currently enrolled in the Masters of Wine program as a second year student aspiring to be one of the 32 people in the United States with this certification. He is also a wine judge at the California State and Calaveras County Fairs.